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Fucus miniatus Draparnaud ex A.P.de Candolle, nom. illeg.

Publication details
Fucus miniatus Draparnaud ex A.P.de Candolle 1815: 6, nom. illeg.

Published in: Lamarck, [J.B.P.A. de M. de] & De Candolle, A.P. (1815). Flore française, ou descriptions succinctes de toutes les plants qui croissent naturellement en France, disposées selon une nouvelle méthode d'analyse, et précédées par un exposé des principes élémentaires de la botanique. Tome cinquième, ou sixième volume, contenant 1300 espèces non décrites dans les cinq premiers volumes. Édition 3. Vol. Tome cinquième pp. [1]-10, [1]-662. Paris: Chez Desray, Libraire, rue Hautefeuille, no. 4, celle Saint-André-des-Arcs.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Fucus is Fucus vesiculosus Linnaeus.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Wurdemannia miniata (Sprengel) Feldmann & Hamel

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), saturn-red, flame-scarlet; literally, ‘painted with red lead’ (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Montpellier, Hérault, France (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 557).

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Key references
Silva, P.C., Meñez, E.G. & Moe, R.L. (1987). Catalog of the benthic marine algae of the Philippines. Smithsonian Contributions to Marine Sciences 27: [i-ii] iii-iv, 1-179, 2 figs, 1 table.

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 14 November 2018.

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